We remember Dennis Poland

We remember Dennis Poland

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8487549 1883
1899
appointments Private - Irish Guards Source:8487531 1899
1899
events Boer War Previous Military Service South Africa Source:8487531 1899
1906
children Denis Poland Source:8487549 1906
1909
children Mary Poland Source:8487549 1909
1910
children Emily Poland Source:8487549 1910
1911
location 24 Bedford Place, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead United Kingdom their own address Source:8487549 April 1911
1911
employment Shipbuilder Source:8487549 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8487531 1914
1915
dates Age 33 Source:8487531 14th July 1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 22568 South Wales Borderers 11th Battalion Source:8543682
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:8543679
service British Army Private 22568 South Wales Borderers Source:3542939
marriage Mary Source:8487549
employment worker Lever Brothers Ltd Port Sunlight United Kingdom Source:8487531
education Church of Our Lady Source:8487531
location 35 Marne Street, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8487531
1915
death Died of wounds Died of wounds sustained in heavy fighting in the Somme valley. He died at No. 38 Clearing Station Source:8487531 Source:8543679 14th July 1915
burial Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'abbe CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:8543682

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Dennis
Initials D
Last Name Poland
Source 3542939
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
24 Bedford Place, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead United Kingdom their own address April 1911
35 Marne Street, Rock Ferry, Birkenhead United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 22568 South Wales Borderers Private
British Army 22568 South Wales Borderers 11th Battalion Lance Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Denis Poland son 1906
Emily Poland daughter 1910
Mary Poland daughter 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary wife
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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Census Return 1911 Alun44477

Multimedia

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Birkenhead News Article Alun44477
Portrait Alun44477

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We remember Dennis Poland